A quiet day at Quayfoot Buttress

Saturday, 28th April 2007 by
After the wonderful dinner and wine last night we felt a little tired this morning and so we headed up to Quayfoot Buttress, Borrowdale for a short approach to a not too long climb...

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Birthday Dinner

Friday, 27th April 2007 by
Laetitia anticipating dinner outside the SamlingWhen a woman of a certain age hits that certain age, I'm sure she's supposed to be very mature and responsible. Looks like I missed out on that gene, but I thought I'd dress up to try and look the part...

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Another Poor View!!

Tuesday, 24th April 2007 by
The team raise a glass.... with an impressive backdrop......

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The Haute Route, Chamonix to Zermatt

Monday, 23rd April 2007 by
Anna, Laetitia, Ian and Pete tackle the world famous ski mountaineering multi-day traverse from Chamonix to Zermatt; "the" Haute Route... How hard could it be? We'd convinced ourselves that mountaineering skills were more important than skiing skills, so it should be easy, right?

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Tryfans of all sizes

Sunday, 22nd April 2007 by
Fiona & I had a great weekend in Snowdonia. Cragging at Little Tryfan...

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Chamonix Cragging Again

Monday, 16th April 2007 by
We've been to les Gaillands loads of times! And why not, it's only 10 minutes walk from the town centre. A few rock climbs here are a great way to take it easy...

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Haute Route Preparations

Sunday, 15th April 2007 by
A bit of a preparation is probably a good idea before starting a long adventure like the Haute Route. In our case it was essential...

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While the cats away…

Sunday, 15th April 2007 by
So while the Sterlings and friends are wandering around the Alps on planks, some of us have been taking advantage of the jolly pleasent weather we've been having of late...

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